A new pilot program that launched in December to help seniors in the Preston area live more independently in their homes will soon be available in Kings County and on the Halifax peninsula.
The Health Authority released its latest update to the Need A Family Practice Waitlist.
As February marks Heart Month, Heart & Stroke is on a mission to tackle a silent but urgent issue in Canada – out-of-hospital cardiac arrests.
Share your appreciation for community heroes by submitting a Member’s Statement to be shared in the Spring Legislature.
February is African Heritage month in Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia has 52 historic African Nova Scotian communities with a long, deep and complex history dating back over 200 years.
FREE online health and wellness programs for Nova Scotians.
The Home Energy Assistance Top-up (HEAT) Fund supports Nova Scotians in need with home heating cost during the winter months.
COVID continues to be a presence in our lives. As the Health critic, I frequently urge people to test before visiting vulnerable people, particularly seniors — the vast majority of deaths in this province have been seniors
The December numbers are out and we ended 2023 with nearly as many people in the Central Zone on the waitlist as there were on the list for the *entire province* in 2021.
Nominations for the 2024 Volunteer Awards are open until January 11th.
With temperatures dropping and wintery weather around the corner, the Province advises Nova Scotians to get ready now for winter weather.
The Halifax Regional Municipal overnight winter parking ban is in effect annually from December 15th to March 31st.
The 988: Suicide Crisis Helpline provides urgent, live, trauma-informed support by phone and text 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The Canada Summer Jobs program is a government initiative aimed at connecting students with employers, offering wage subsidies to make summer employment more accessible for businesses, not-for-profits, and public-sector entities.
The Joint Regional Transportation Agency has entered their next stage of public engagement on the Regional Transportation Plan.